Venla

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Wendela, short form of Germanic compound names beginning with the tribal name Wendel- "a Wend".

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈʋenlɑ]
  • Hyphenation: Ven‧la

Proper noun[edit]

Venla

  1. A female given name.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Venla (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative Venla Venlat
genitive Venlan Venlojen
partitive Venlaa Venloja
illative Venlaan Venloihin
singular plural
nominative Venla Venlat
accusative nom. Venla Venlat
gen. Venlan
genitive Venlan Venlojen
Venlainrare
partitive Venlaa Venloja
inessive Venlassa Venloissa
elative Venlasta Venloista
illative Venlaan Venloihin
adessive Venlalla Venloilla
ablative Venlalta Venloilta
allative Venlalle Venloille
essive Venlana Venloina
translative Venlaksi Venloiksi
instructive Venloin
abessive Venlatta Venloitta
comitative Venloineen

Usage notes[edit]

  • Rare until it became known as the name of a character in the first Finnish novel, Seven Brothers (1870) by Aleksis Kivi. Popular in the 2000s.

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